Ezra Segal

Investment Banking Advisor & Mentor / Venture Capital Consultant
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Investment Banking Advisor & Mentor / Venture Capital Consultant


– Served as consultant to early-stage, biotech-focused venture capital firm, conducting research, analysis, and providing fund-raising
– On- and off- campus mentor to students and recent graduates of Brandeis University interested in careers in investment banking. Provide advice on how to prepare for a career in the industry, impart recommendations on requisite courses to take and how to prepare for an interview. Provide mock interviews
– Graduate coursework in accounting and behavioral economics/strategy at Harvard University Extension School
– Participant in various seminars including PEI’s “Fundamentals of Private Equity”, May 2012
– Remain active on market developments, trends and statistics in leveraged finance market, private equity, overall credit markets and syndicated loan markets and financial markets in general, as well as associated economic and geopolitical developments affecting all markets
– Consultant with Director of Law and Social Action Advocacy Group on platform of issues


– Credit / fixed income products, market analysis, valuation, capital structure alternatives and advisory
– Comprehensive experience in all phases of high yield / leveraged loan origination and execution process:
a) initial client solicitation & new business marketing
b) assessment of alternative financing options and potential investor requirements
c) due diligence & capital commitment / credit committee evaluation
d) documentation structuring & negotiation
e) rating agency presentation & interaction
f) investor marketing & transaction pricing and closing
– Financial and strategic analysis and advice
– Industry and company-specific research / due diligence

Time Period

2009 – Present


School Name

Brandeis University


Bachelor of Arts, Economics

Time Period

1996 – 2000